The Capitol Theatre in North Battleford has announced it will be showing new releases beginning Friday, Aug. 14.
According to their Facebook page, cinemas will be opening four days a week, on Fridays, Saturday, Sunday and Tuesdays. The new releases being shown starting Friday are Unhinged, starring Russell Crowe, and The Spongebob Movie: Sponge on the Run.
These are the first new releases to be shown at the Capitol since March. The supply of new releases had dried up after the eruption of the COVID-19 pandemic and only now has new product started to become available to theatres.
The Capitol is also continuing to show classic re-releases with its sponsored movie nights for charity. Their next sponsored movies are Inside Outon Aug. 11, Bohemian Rhapsodyon Aug. 17 and 20, and Slap Shoton Aug. 27. Tickets for those sponsored movies are free by donation and available at the box office.